May 24, 2010

Softball Set to Depart Hartsfield Tuesday Morning

DAHLONEGA, GA – Travel arrangements have been finalized as the North Georgia softball team prepares to compete in the NCAA Division II National Championships this weekend in St. Joseph, Missouri.

The team will load a charter bus Tuesday morning at 6:00 a.m. outside Memorial Hall and make their way to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, arriving and unloading in the South Terminal between 7:30-8:00 a.m.

North Georgia will board Delta flight 1163 en route to Kansas City, Missouri, departing Atlanta at 10:45 Eastern Standard Time, and arriving in Kansas City at 12:03 Central Standard Time.

Media members wishing to speak with players and coaches upon arriving at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport should contact Sports Information David Beall regarding meeting up with the team before departure.

The Saints will have an early start on Wednesday morning as the team is slotted for practice at 8:00 a.m. at Heritage Park. They will have a full hour on the game field, and 60 minutes on a practice field before taking part in community service in the afternoon.

North Georgia will play the first game of the tournament on Thursday at 12:00 pm. Central Standard Time, taking on the East Super Regional winner Molloy College out of Rockville Centre, New York.